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 From:  Steve Yates <steve at teamITS dot com>
 To:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Monitoring Total Bandwidth
 Date:  Mon, 29 Aug 2005 18:38:46 -0500
On Mon, 29 Aug 2005 16:45:01 -0400
Gary <gary at kryptic dash x dot com> wrote:

> there is another program out there that can poll m0n0 using SNMP and 
> give those numbers.

	I've looked at this topic a bit.  My understanding (as a newbie)
is that m0n0wall by default only tallies total usage.  If you want a
per-IP breakdown and like MRTG see


Otherwise if you have an older Windows PC you can connect it using using
a hub to your firewall path...for instance on the LAN side of m0n0wall
if using NAT.  Then this app would work:


BWMeter also does bandwidth throttling however that part doesn't work
when used in this mode...only when installed on the server or
workstation, not a third PC monitoring traffic.  Not free, but only $30. 
Looks similar to WallWatcher but there is no polling of m0n0wall, no
MRTG, and one can get totals and even per-port traffic breakdowns.

 - Steve Yates
 - Earthlings: Send more probes. The last one was delicious!

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